Jeff Jacoby Bio, 2017
Jeff practices sound art, sound design, radio production, directing, producing, writing, and performing, and happily serves as Professor of Audio & Radio in the Department of Broadcast & Electronic Communication Arts at San Francisco State University. Jeff founded Living Sound Productions in 1980, and has served at Quinnipiac University, Real Art Ways, The Media Arts Center, and the National Radio Project, among others. Current projects include Into Sonic Space (sound art performances), The Traveling Radio Show (creative radio program), and collaborations with artists working in a variety of media. Jacoby has been recognized for his work with an Emmy award and two Emmy nominations, two Crystal Radios, five Broadcast Education Association Best of Competition Awards, and two Ciné Golden Eagles, among other honors. His work has been heard on PBS, NPR, and many other venues, including art festivals such as South by Southwest, Black Maria, Festival du Cinéma de Paris, ASIFA East, and in galleries across the country. Jeff lives in San Francisco with the brilliant visual artist Sharon Steuer: www.sharonsteuer.com. For more information about Jeff visit www.jeffjacoby.net, and follow him on Twitter: #professornoize.